The National Park run an extensive programme of activities and events for both adults and children: rockpool safaris, crab catching and bat walks. They're all listed in the Coast to Coast newspaper, pick a copy up when you arrive.
Whilst every effort is made to ensure that these half term holiday dates are accurate, there are occasions when circumstances beyond our control may result in changes.
Pembrokeshire School Holidays and Half Term Dates
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Please note that some schools have decided to adopt slightly different half term and holiday dates to those shown here and it is therefore advisable to contact the individual school to confirm their dates before making holiday arrangements.
School Holidays in Pembrokeshire - Where To Visit
The Pembrokeshire Coast Path is one of Britain's National Trails. There are three national trails in Wales, The Pembrokeshire Coast Path, Offa's Dyke and Glyndwr's Way.
The Pembrokeshire Coast Path ranges from steep limestone cliffs, undulating red sandstone bays, volcanic headlands and flooded glacial valleys. There are also some beautiful quaint towns and villages to explore, rest and recuperate in; essential for getting your breath back after experiencing some of the coastal views on offer.
The county of Pembrokeshire is an area of rugged landscape and craggy coastlines which form the most westerly point in Wales. Taking its name from the old Welsh ‘Penfro', which means ‘land at the end', this area of Wales is a beautiful county rich in history and a popular UK holiday destination for families.
Mile for mile, Wales has more castles than anywhere else in the UK and this is certainly true of Pembrokeshire. There are 51 forts and castles in this county alone making Pembrokeshire holidays stand out when it comes to history and culture.
Although many of these castles are ruins, there are others which offer guided tours of the preserved interiors. Picton Castle near Haverfordwest runs tours of the castle and gardens, including a maze and children's nature trail. Perhaps the most spectacular castle in Pembrokeshire is St. David's Bishops Palace.
St. David's is the smallest city in Britain and St. David's Cathedral alone is an awe inspiring building, but the site also includes the ruins of the monastery.
It comes as no surprise, with so much natural beauty, that this area of Wales attracts a high proportion of artists. Pembrokeshire has many art galleries, which tend to be small independent exhibitions showing local artists who are inspired by the landscape around them. You can browse the eclectic mix of art on display and purchase and take home a unique memento of your stay.
Pembrokeshire also has a large quantity of wildlife centres and animal parks. One of the most unusual of all the animal attractions and particularly appealing to young children is Dyfed Shire Horse Farm.
A working farm with play areas, sand pits and nature trails, Dyfed Shire Horse Farm has been voted the best value attraction in Pembrokeshire and offers a close up look at shire horses in a modern setting. The farm is open to visitors from March till October and takes in all half term dates except Christmas.
Pembrokeshire's thriving tourism industry attracts 1000's of visitors every year. To assist you with planning your trip we have detailed information here for you to browse at your leisure.
CELTIC QUEST COASTEERING We're Coasteering specialists and we're the only provider dedicated to it 100%. This means we have intimate knowledge of the best locations in Pembrokeshire to provide you with the most enjoyable experience. Amid so many outdoor centres in Pembrokeshire, how is Celtic Quest any different from the rest?
Adventure swimming through caves, body surfing the welsh waves. Our concept is to make coastal exploration accessible to all (aged 8yrs+) Whether you're after an adrenaline filled adventure activity or maybe you're not confident in water, we will tailor the activity to suit your needs and abilities.
Pembrokeshire Leatherwork for something different - Pembrokeshire Leatherwork is based in the Old Chapel in Penffordd, not far from Narberth. We hold an 'OPEN DAY' at the workshop every Tuesday from April to October. Booking is not required on open days so just pop in and see our work and perhaps be tempted to have a go yourself! We also run occasional 'one day courses' for visitors to enjoy throughout the holiday season.
If you are looking for a relaxing read whilst staying in Pembrokeshire during the UK school holidays can I suggest you take a look at Slick Deals, a Pembrokeshire based crime adventure, the latest literary work from Helen Carey.
Our sponsored links on each page also list discounts on school holiday ideas and half term breaks. You can use the search box to look up School Half Term Dates and UK Holidays in Wales for 2014, 2015 and 2016.
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